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Sustainability score card shows good progress for Fonterra

Fonterra has released its sustainability score card summarising progress towards its people and environmental targets.

Otago & Southland

Fonterra’s Stirling site announces plans to get out of coal

As Minister for Energy and Resources Hon Dr Megan Woods officially opened Fonterra’s wood pellet boiler at its Te Awamutu plant, the Co-operative announced details for its next site to exit coal - Stirling cheese plant in Otago.

July 27, 2021

New Zealand

New Zealand's first plant-based milk bottle

Anchor has added to its Blue range, with a new 2L bottle made from sugarcane - which is a natural, renewable and sustainably sourced material.

October 06, 2020

Community

Fonterra targets community support where it's needed most

Fonterra is taking a new approach to how it provides nutrition to communities, to better reach those most in need across New Zealand.

September 14, 2020

New Zealand

Fonterra revises its 2019/20 and 2020/21 forecast Farmgate Milk Price ranges

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today revised both its 2019/20 and 2020/21 forecast Farmgate Milk Price ranges.

July 17, 2020

Finance

Fonterra announces Peter McBride as Chairman-elect

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited (FCG) has announced that current Farmer Director, Peter McBride has been selected as the Co-operative’s Chairman-elect by his fellow Directors.

June 26, 2020

Finance

Fonterra to pay farmers more for sustainable, high value milk

Fonterra farmers producing sustainable, high quality milk will be eligible for a new payment, as Fonterra announces important changes to the way it pays farmers for their milk.

June 23, 2020

New Zealand

Fonterra Chairman confirms retirement in November

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited (FCG) Chairman John Monaghan has confirmed that he will retire as a Director of the Co-operative when his current 3-year term ends at its Annual Meeting this November.

March 05, 2020

New Zealand

Fonterra to consolidate specialty cheese making facilities

Fonterra has today announced plans to consolidate its specialty cheese making facilities, resulting in the closure of its Te Roto factory.

September 26, 2019

New Zealand

New targets to reduce water use

More than 3.4 billion litres of water (or about the same as 1,350 Olympic swimming pools) will be saved every year under new water targets Fonterra launched today.

September 03, 2019